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Urban Totem, salvaged
materials, 14” x 14”.

Urban Totem, salvaged materials, 14” x 14”.


11 for 11: Brian Walters

TAKING HISTORY TO HEART Kristin Nord Brian Walters’ metal sculptures have been stored over the years behind a stand of old-fashioned lilac bushes on the Bethel, Conn. property where he grew up. Even in winter, the bushes provide a natural screen of branches and buds that protects his works-in-progress. Within the next few days, works […]


Sculpture, found and recycled objects.

Sculpture, found and recycled objects.


11 for 11: Duken Delpe

MOSAIC OF ART AND SCIENCE Lisa Mikulski Artist Duken Delpe is a very busy man these days, with a spate of international and local events. In 2016, Delpe designed the main stage for the South Shore Indie Music Festival with the theme “Art Sustains Us,” and he will do the same for the 2017 show. […]


Justyne Fischer, Suspicious Suicide, 2016, woodcut on volle, 50” x 68” x 2 1/2”.

Justyne Fischer, Suspicious Suicide, 2016, woodcut on volle, 50” x 68” x 2 1/2”.


2017 WHEATON BIENNIAL

PRINTMAKING REIMAGINED Brian Goslow The “2017 Wheaton Biennial: Printmaking Reimagined,” featuring work by 60 artists from 30 states, Canada and Sweden, is an exciting show thanks to the many facets and techniques of the printmaking genre it presents . From traditional linocuts and lithographs to the more modern relief prints and works presented on tissue, […]


Sumin Son, Collection, acrylic on canvas, 59” x 59”.

Sumin Son, Collection, acrylic on canvas, 59” x 59”.


IT’S THE BOM

A GALLERY OF ENERGIZED CONTENT Suzanne Volmer Yunmin and Kurt Zala debuted Gallery BOM in Boston’s SoWa District in November 2016 with a two-part exhibition of works by Jung Woo Cho, the highlight of which was Cho’s installation, “Purity,” that explored the idea of water’s renewable potential and related to the artist’s nuanced spiritual understanding […]


Homeless Vehicle Project (courtesy Galerie Lelong, New York).

Homeless Vehicle Project (courtesy Galerie Lelong, New York).


11 for 11: Krzysztof Wodiczko

PROJECTING LIGHT ON SOCIAL ISSUES Nancy Nesvet Krzysztof Wodiczko, Harvard University Graduate School of Design’s professor in residence of art, design and the public domain, who also works with the Interrogative Design Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), combines art and technology with emerging social issues to produce creative projects involving veterans of […]


Collision Response
(Overview), 2015, mixed
media (paper, thread, strings, wood, nails), 66” x 59” x 18”.

Collision Response (Overview), 2015, mixed media (paper, thread, strings, wood, nails), 66” x 59” x 18”.


11 for 11: Roya Amigh

IMAGINATION MEETS MEMORY Elizabeth Michelman I first met Iranian artist Roya Amigh on a July afternoon in a converted horse barn in Ghent, New York. I was visiting the open studios of Art OMI, an international artists’ residency in the Hudson River Valley. The sweaty bodies and the mid-day heat were overwhelming, so I ducked […]


Distilled Life-1, 2016 Multi-plate color woodcut
14” x 11”.

Distilled Life-1, 2016 Multi-plate color woodcut 14” x 11”.


11 for 11: Elizabeth Goddard

PRINTS OF PEACE Suzanne Volmer In her artist statement, printmaker Elizabeth Goddard mentions that she is interested in beauty as it relates to peace, stating, “Art that is beautiful brings a great sense of serenity and joy to those who witness it; these people share their sense of peace with their communities and, by extension, […]


Winter Sky.

Winter Sky.


11 for 11: Donald Beal

GO FIGURE! Don Wilkinson Early in 2015, I was visiting the Narrows Center for the Arts in the old South Coast mill city of Fall River, taking notes for a possible review. While I was there, Debra Charlebois, the director of operations for the gallery, asked me if I might consider acting as a guest […]


Music Festival at Rajarani Temple, Bhubaneswar, Mark Towner.

Music Festival at Rajarani Temple, Bhubaneswar, Mark Towner.


OM TAT SAT

A COLORFUL ROAD TRIP THROUGH INDIA Molly Hamill Last year, photographers Maria Cusumano and Mark Towner traveled to India together and brought back the images that comprise their show now on view at Endicott College, “Om Tat Sat: Reflections from Mumbai to Kolkata.” The collection of images offers the viewer a smattering of India’s bold […]


Galeria O Rastro.

Galeria O Rastro.


11 for 11: Ron Fortier

FROM NEW BEDFORD TO PORTUGAL: TIPS FOR IMPLEMENTING PLAN B Ron Fortier My name is Ron Fortier and I’m an American abstract painter living and working on the Silver Coast of the Portuguese mainland. After 40 or so years in marketing and advertising, I finally had the chance to do what I’ve wanted to do […]